Assyk atu (morning)

Assyk atu (morning)

Ice Palace «Alau», Astana
11 September 2024, 10:00
From 700 a

Among the most common and important games in the Kazakh culture is the game with assyk. According to ethnographers, it appeared on the territory of Kazakhstan in the first millennium  b.c. and it is associated with animal breeding and hunting. In the game as assyk uses a small bone between the tibia and the shin only of a cow, cattle, argali, mountain goat, ram, goat, roe deer, saiga.